- Researcher suspended after dolphin moved to pool Updated: Mar-07-14 3:06 am
- 'Fish strike' stops jet's takeoff at Florida base Updated: Mar-05-14 10:08 am
- NOAA reports fewer turtles are stranded in 2013 Updated: Feb-26-14 5:04 am
- Much-needed rain, snow to hit parched California Updated: Feb-23-14 8:41 pm
- Muskegon Lake chosen for habitat improvement plan Updated: Feb-21-14 4:06 am
- Groups to feds: Speed up sea turtle analysis Updated: Feb-20-14 8:14 pm
- World had 4th warmest January as eastern US froze Updated: Feb-20-14 1:15 pm
FORT PIERCE, Florida - Federal officials have suspended a central Florida dolphin researcher for allegedly putting a sick dolphin in a resort community's swimming pool without permission.
TAMPA, Florida - "Bird strikes" are a familiar hazard for aircraft. Now authorities at a Tampa Bay-area military base say they've recorded something new: a "fish strike."
GLOUCESTER, Massachusetts - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says fewer sea turtles were stranded in the North Atlantic due to the cold this winter compared to a spike in strandings last year.
SAN FRANCISCO - Meteorologists forecast a pair of storms could dump several inches of rain on parched cities and croplands throughout California in the coming week, bringing welcome news to a state that has just endured its driest year in recorded history.
MUSKEGON, Michigan - Muskegon Lake will receive special attention from the federal government under a program designed to improve wildlife habitat.
NEW ORLEANS - Four conservation groups say they'll sue the National Marine Fisheries Service because it's taking too long to analyze shrimping's effects on threatened and endangered sea turtles.
WASHINGTON - The globe cozied up to the fourth warmest January on record this year, essentially leaving just the eastern half of the United States out in the cold.